Learning Strategies

1. Audible Books

2. Learning Models

3. Free Phone, Tablet. and Computer Apps

  • Breathe2Relax: Hands-on stress management tool with breathing exercises. Designed to help you with mood stabilization, anger control, and anxiety management.
  • Relax Melodies: Improve your sleep and concentration with 52 sleep sounds and music tracks to create your perfect mix.
  • Worry Box- Anxiety Self Help: Learn to control worry and get relief from anxiety.
  • ClearRecordLite: Audio recording app that suppresses ambient, background noise allowing the user to record conversations in noisy environments while maintaining clear voices.
  • Evernote: Take notes, capture photos, create to-do lists, record voice reminders, and make notes completely searchable.
  • Flashcard Deluxe: Flashcard app which can be used to study just about anything you want.
  • Learning Ally Audio: Easy access to Learning Ally’s downloadable DAISY formatted books
  • SpeakWrite: Voice recorder that turns your phone into a fully functional dictation system. Record, edit, and send your audio.
  • Go Read: Easy access to Bookshare books within seconds.
  • F.lux: Software that makes the color of your computer or tablet screens adapt to the time of day.

4. Assistive Technology

  • The Connecticut Tech Act Project: helps individuals with brain injuries have access to Assistive Technology devices and services.
  • FamilyConnect (created by the American Foundation for the Blind): A site for parents of children with visual impairments. This site gives information on the various visual conditions; emotional impact on children and families; support services; and is a great resource for Nonoptical, Optical, and High Tech Devices.